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Oct 1996 28 public meeting points
April 1997 65 public meeting points
ISPs doing more private peering to minimize packet loss
MAE-East in Virginia is the most frequented public hub, traffic grown 97% June 1996-Apr-1997
MAE-West in San Jose is second, traffic growth of 280% in 10 months
MAE-West has 3 Gigaswitches (2-3Gbps capacity each), each averaging 700Mbps.